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  • Oct 10, 2012
    Payless Holdings Names W. Paul Jones Chief Executive Officer
  • Oct 09, 2012
    Wolverine Worldwide, Golden Gate Capital and Blum Capital Complete Acquisition...

Acquisition Information

Investor FAQs

 

Q: How do I get in touch with the Investor Relations department at Payless Holdings (formerly Collective Brands)?
A: Call 785-559-5321
 
Q: I haven't received my money from the acquisition transaction, who do I contact?
A: Please contact our transfer agent:
Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078
781-575-4706
 
Q: With the close of the transaction Oct. 9, what is the timing on payment to shareholders from the acquisition transaction?
A: If you hold shares in street name, please contact your brokerage firm. If you have shares in registered for,. you will need to submit your shares to Computershare with the required paperwork and your payment will be promptly processed. For more information on timing of payments from Computershare, please contact:
Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078
781-575-4706
 
Q: I lost my stock certificate, what do I do?
A: Please contact our transfer agent:
Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078
781-575-4706
 
Q: Who do I contact regarding my Collective Brands shareholder account and information about my shares?
A: Please contact our transfer agent:
Computershare Trust Company, N.A.
P.O. Box 43078
Providence, RI 02940-3078
781-575-4706
 
Q: How do I buy and sell Collective Brands stock?
A: As a result of the acquisition of Collective Brands by a consortium of companies, Collective Brands stock is no longer publicly traded. Thus, you can't buy and sell stock in the company.
 
Q: How can I get information on Collective Brands?
A: The SEC site will house historical information from the company's previous filings. As Collective Brands and Payless Holdings are now a private company, going forward as a private company, there will be no future filings required or available at the SEC site. You can contact 785-559-5321 if you need further company information.
 
Q: I still have Stride Rite shares that I didn't tender. What do I do?
A: Call 877-282-1168 or 1-781-575-2765 from outside the U.S. or Canada. Request that a Letter of Transmittal for the Stride Rite merger be sent to you so that you can send in your stock to receive the cash that you are due.

Q: How do I calculate my tax basis?
A: The following link provides an overview on the calculation for the tax basis of Payless stock acquired through the spin-off from May Department stores and the March 2003 stock split. Please share this document with your tax advisor.
 
Q: Has PSS stock ever split?
A: Since its 1996 spin-off from The May Department Store Co., PSS split once — 3 for 1 on March 28, 2003.

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